Making Sense of Technology

By Jim Kuhlmeyer In the fall of 2013, a woman approached me about installing a new entertainment system in her home. She had been using a very outdated system and was fearful of what she believed to be a great learning curve. She was looking for a system that was not only up to par with modern standards, but also simplistic in nature. After surveying her property and listening to her wants and needs, my team and I sat down to design a custom technology plan for her home. The system my team and I designed consisted of a 1080P flat panel TV, Blu-ray player, surround sound and a digital cable box. The devises were all integrated with a Universal Remote Control, making the system much easier to use and understand. Once the install was complete, we walked her through the entire system, giving a full rundown of each device and how it is best operated. It was our mission to make sure that she was comfortable with how it worked. Additionally, we have made ourselves available for further at-home educational sessions, ensuring that she is 100% satisfied with her Sound Room system. Through our expert advice and our commitment to serving the customer, we were able to turn what she feared to believe would be a daunting experience into something that was both pleasurable and informative. What makes The Sound Room different from other custom integrators is that we truly understand the consumer. We don’t expect you to be the expert—that is our job! Simply put, we make technology simple. While we are very proud of the state-of-the-art...

Selecting the Perfect Holiday Gift

Selecting the perfect holiday gift for that special someone can often times turn into a real challenge. While you could always go the safe route and purchase another necktie or bouquet of flowers, why not get them something that has the power to enhance their lifestyle? At The Sound Room, we’re ready and willing to help you select a gift that will make this year’s holiday one for the ages. Below, we have compiled a list of our favorite holiday gift items: #1 Panasonic TC-P65VT60 – $2799: Last chance to own the greatest plasma TV to ever hit the market. #2 B&W P3 Headphones – $179: Rediscover all of your favorite tunes on the go with the one of the most innovative headphones: the P3 Headphones from Bowers & Wilkins. #3 Sonos Wireless Speakers: Receive a free Sonos bridge ($49) with the purchase of a PLAY1, PLAY3 or PLAY5 wireless speaker system. Speakers starting at $199. #4 Paradigm Speakers: When you purchase a Paradigm Cinema Trio Sound bar and Cinema subwoofer, we will throw in Cinema 100 Surround Speakers for free! A value of $299! If you need any help making a final decision, we are here to help! Stop on by our showroom and one of our customer service reps will help you choose the perfect holiday gift! For more information, call The Sound Room at (636) 537-0404 or visit us online 24/7 at...